Amanda Henry

Amanda Henry

Amanda Henry is a real estate agent with Berkshire Hathaway Home Services, photographer, web designer, mom, and freelance blogger living the luxury and active lifestyle in San Diego.

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Hotel Solamar Downtown San Diego

View Larger Map Sleep Tight (and Bring Your Dog!!) to Hotel Solamar in Downtown San Diego “Chilling out on the bed in your hotel room watching television, while wearing your own pajamas, is sometimes the best part of a vacation.” – Laura Marano My fiancé Patrick and I love downtown San Diego. There is something about the area that we are just so attracted to. …

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Love Comic-Con? Add Flashbang to Your Reading List

Comic-Con Fanatics Will Love This Science Fiction Book Series Written by Rorie Still “Change is the principal feature of our age and literature should explore how people deal with it. The best science fiction does that, head-on.” -David Brin I recently began reading more often before heading to bed, so I’m always looking for new genres and books to read. I came across author Rorie Alexis …

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How to Have a Guilt Free Thanksgiving by Entering the Del Mar Family Fun Run

View Larger Map Race Around the One-Mile Track with Your Family at the Del Mar Family Fun Run Before Enjoying Thanksgiving Festivities Enter the Del Mar Family Fun Run online. There is an easy sign-up page where you can order your T-shirt and register for the 1 mile run that happens every Thanksgiving morning at the Del Mar Racetrack. Friends and family (along with some …

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Incredible Artists Bring Talent to Art San Diego

View Larger Map Talented Artists Bring Best Contemporary Art in the World to Art San Diego “Creativity is allowing yourself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep.” -Scott Adams Art San Diego is an incredible three day event “featuring established and emerging artists, galleries and publishers from around the globe.” Truly a worldwide experience, this contemporary art show is an annual event …

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Coffee and Conversation with a San Diego Police Officer

View Larger Map San Diego Police Officer Trevor Philips Talks about Community Safety “There’s a variety of different things that we do on a daily basis. That’s what makes the job so awesome, is that we get to do a bunch of different stuff all, day long.” – Officer Trevor Philips I recently took my son down to meet local police officers at Starbucks in The …

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Home Start is Strengthening Young Families in San Diego

View Larger Map Helping Young Families and Protecting Children is the Mission of Home Start “Awesome Quote from amazing person.” – Author of amazing quote Home Start has a vision for every child to have a safe, stable and nurturing home, and they are working to make that vision a reality each and every day. Home Start‘s CEO Laura A. Tancredi-Baese talks with me about …

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Sbicca: A Staple of Del Mar Dining

View Larger Map Award Winning Dishes and Wine List in the Heart of Del Mar at Sbicca “Too many people just eat to consume calories. Try dining for a change.” -John Walters Sbicca is one of our family’s most favorite restaurants in Del Mar. It’s a wonderful place to go for a drink with friends or for dinner with someone special. Sbicca is known for …

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Transform Your Style, Transform Your Life with Jasmin Zunzunia

View Larger Map “Transform Your Style, Transform Your Life!” is the Motto of Personal Stylist Jasmin Zunzunia “You can’t fake passion.” -Barbara Corcoran I was searching online for new fall wardrobe ideas, since my personal style is not very, “well thought out” as you might say. I found Jasmin’s website www.JasminZunzunia.com and instantly was interested. Jasmin is a personal stylist here in San Diego and …

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How I Survived the Paige Hathaway Fit in 5 Challenge

View Larger Map Paige Hathaway Has a Five Week Fitness Challenge That Will Kick Your Butt “If it doesn’t challenge you, it doesn’t change you.” -Fred Devito Fitness is definitely not something I know much about. Before I met my fiancé Patrick two years ago, I literally ate mostly bread, sugar and chocolate. I loved desserts, ice cream, brownies, anything that could satisfy my sweet …